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Mar 28, 2017, 20:07 ET Kia Becomes Official Automotive Partner of Special Olympics Canada

MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Kia Canada Inc. (KCI) announced today a multi-year pledge of support as the official national automotive partner of Special Olympics Canada. In addition to...


Nov 21, 2014, 20:07 ET The 2014 LIMITLESS: Special Olympics Canada Gala Celebrates LIMITLESS Happiness with Honorary Partner Coca-Cola Canada

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada welcomed some of Canada's top celebrity athletes and personalities for a night of celebration and support at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics...


Nov 17, 2014, 15:39 ET Media Advisory - Join Special Olympics Athletes, Supporters and Celebrity Guests at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala - November 21

TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada invites media to join honored partner Coca-Cola Canada, celebrity guests, Special Olympics athletes and Special Olympics supporters in...


Oct 24, 2014, 09:00 ET Canadian Olympic hero Mark Tewksbury named Honorary Coach of Special Olympics Team Canada

Olympic Gold Medalist to mentor and cheer on Canada's athletes at 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Olympic gold medalist Mark Tewksbury has been...


Sep 16, 2014, 11:08 ET 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Team Canada Roster Announced!

TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is proud to announce the full roster of Team Canada members who will be headed to the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games next summer in...


Aug 30, 2014, 06:00 ET JYSK's Champions Start at Home Campaign in Support of Special Olympics Canada Begins Today!

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada and JYSK have again joined forces to raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics programs across Canada. From August 30 to September 30,...


Jul 16, 2014, 13:54 ET Special Olympics Canada Officially Unveils Special Olympics Team Canada Logo for 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

TORONTO, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada has officially unveiled Special Olympics Team Canada's logo for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games, which will take place in Los...


Jul 09, 2014, 05:59 ET Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games - Daily Highlights and Upcoming Events

VANCOUVER, July 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Upcoming Events Day 2 – Wed, July 9 Day 2 of the Games will feature competition in all sports except rhythmic gymnastics. Today is the only day of powerlifting...


Jul 07, 2014, 11:00 ET Canada's Best Special Olympics Athletes Have Arrived

More than 2,000 Special Olympics Athletes, Coaches and Officials arrive in Vancouver for the Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games VANCOUVER, July 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada welcomes ...


Jul 03, 2014, 12:28 ET Media Advisory - Media accreditation registration now available for 2014 Special Olympics Canada Summer Games

VANCOUVER, July 3, 2014 /CNW/ - The largest Special Olympics Canada Summer Games are taking place in Vancouver July 8 – 12, 2014. The opening and closing ceremonies, all sporting events and medal...


May 29, 2014, 06:00 ET The 2014 Give a Toonie. Share a Dream. Campaign Raises More Than $629,000 For Special Olympics Canada

TORONTO, May 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Staples Canada and Special Olympics Canada are thrilled to announce this year's Give a Toonie. Share a Dream. campaign raised more than $629,000. Together, Special...


Apr 30, 2014, 08:46 ET Staples Canada and Special Olympics Canada Team Up for 15th Give a Toonie. Share a Dream. Fundraising Initiative

TORONTO, April 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Now in its 15th run, the Give a Toonie. Share a Dream. campaign created by Staples Canada and Special Olympics Canada aims to raise awareness and funds for Special...


Apr 10, 2014, 19:39 ET Special Olympics Canada Saddened by the Passing of Supporter and Champion, The Honourable Jim Flaherty

TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada (SOC) is deeply saddened by the passing of a passionate champion and advocate, Minister Jim Flaherty. We extend our sincerest condolences to...


Feb 11, 2014, 16:48 ET Special Olympics Canada Applauds Government for Increase in Funding through 2014 Budget

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Today marked another important milestone for Special Olympics Canada (SOC), which is dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with an intellectual disability...


Feb 05, 2014, 14:22 ET Special Olympics Canada Happily Accepts Increased Annual Support from the Government of Canada

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is pleased with today's announcement by Minister of State (Sport) Bal Gosal of an increase in ongoing annual funding by the Government of Canada. ...


Jan 24, 2014, 14:45 ET 2016 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Organizing Committee Unveils Logo and Announces Funding

CORNER BROOK, NL, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - The 2016 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Organizing Committee (GOC) was proud to unveil today the logo for the 2016 Games as well as announce funding from ...


Jan 08, 2014, 13:53 ET Special Olympics Manitoba's Jennifer Campbell Named to CAAWS Most Influential Women in Sport and Physical Activity List for 2013

TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is thrilled to congratulate Special Olympics Manitoba's Vice President of Sport and Program, Jennifer Campbell, on being named to the Canadian...


Nov 27, 2013, 16:22 ET Special Olympics Athletes and Members of Parliament Working Together on the Hill!

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - November 26 marked another important milestone for Special Olympics Canada, which is dedicated to enriching the lives of individuals with an intellectual disability...


Nov 26, 2013, 07:00 ET Media Advisory: Join Special Olympics and Members of Parliament for a Spectacular Sporting Event on the Hill!

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will lead a group of parliamentarians who will compete with a team of Special Olympics athletes in a sporting event ...


Nov 15, 2013, 20:59 ET Special Olympics Canada and Special Guests Celebrate the Limitless Possibilities of Sport at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada welcomed some of Canada's top athletes and personalities for a night of celebration and support at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala....


Nov 13, 2013, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Join Special Olympics Athletes, Supporters and Celebrity Guests at LIMITLESS: The Special Olympics Canada Gala - November 15

TORONTO, Nov. 13, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada invites media to join us, along with celebrity guests, Special Olympics athletes, and Special Olympics supporters, to celebrate the limitless...


Nov 12, 2013, 13:17 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Special Olympics Canada Award Winners to be Honoured at 25th Annual National Awards Ceremony, Featuring Special Celebrity Guests

TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada invites media to join us in celebrating our National Award Winners at the iconic Glenn Gould studio in downtown Toronto. The evening will honour ...


Sep 30, 2013, 06:00 ET Special Olympics Golfers Set to Hit the Links at Second Annual Special Olympics National Golf Tournament

TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is excited to welcome golfers from across the country for the second annual Special Olympics National Golf Tournament. This year's competition...


Aug 20, 2013, 06:00 ET Special Olympics Canada Announces Johnny Byrne as Chef de Mission for 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Special Olympics Canada is very pleased to announce the appointment of Johnny Byrne as the Chef de Mission for the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los...


Jul 08, 2013, 13:00 ET Special Olympics Canada 2014 Summer Games reaches one-year countdown milestone

Provincial Chefs de Mission selected as teams begin qualifying process VANCOUVER, July 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The 2014 Games Organizing Committee, together with the Province of British Columbia, athletes,...